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From dusenberr...@gmail.com
Subject Re: [DRAFT] November monthly report
Date Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:07:22 GMT
Looks good. We should also include the VLDB paper award. 

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Mike Dusenberry
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> On Nov 1, 2016, at 4:43 PM, Deron Eriksson <deroneriksson@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
> Here is a draft of the November monthly report due tomorrow that Felix and
> I put together. Feedback is welcome.
> 
> Deron
> 
> --------------------
> 
> SystemML
> 
> SystemML provides declarative large-scale machine learning (ML) that aims at
> flexible specification of ML algorithms and automatic generation of hybrid
> runtime plans ranging from single node, in-memory computations, to
> distributed
> computations running on Apache Hadoop MapReduce and Apache Spark.
> 
> SystemML has been incubating since 2015-11-02.
> 
> Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> 
> - Grow SystemML community: increase mailing list activity,
>   increase adoption of SystemML for scalable machine learning, encourage
>   data scientists to adopt DML and PyDML algorithm scripts, respond to
>   user feedback to ensure SystemML meets the requirements of real-world
>   situations, write papers, and present talks about SystemML.
> - Continue to produce releases.
> - Increase the diversity of our project's contributors and committers.
> 
> Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware
> of?
> 
> NONE.
> 
> How has the community developed since the last report?
> Our mailing list from August through October had 375 messages on a wide
> range
> of topics. We have gained 4 new contributors to the main project since
> August
> 1st. Our website has been redesigned with the help of several design
> engineers
> and we have commits from 3 new contributors to the website project. On
> GitHub,
> the project has been starred 417 times and forked 156 times.
> 
> Niketan Pansare gave a talk with the title "Apache SystemML - Declarative
> Machine Learning at Scale" on October 7th in the CS graduate seminar at UC
> Merced. Matthias Boehm gave a talk on "Compressed Linear Algebra for Large-
> Scale Machine Learning" at TU Dresden on August 30th. We presented the
> papers
> "Compressed Linear Algebra for Large-Scale Machine Learning" (research
> paper +
> poster) and "SystemML: Declarative Machine Learning on Spark" (industry
> paper)
> at VLDB'16, gave two 90 minute tutorials at the BOSS'16 workshop,
> co-located
> with VLDB'16, and our paper "SPOOF: Sum-Product Optimization and Operator
> Fusion for Large- Scale Machine Learning" has been accepted at CIDR'17.
> 
> How has the project developed since the last report?
> The main project has had 213 commits since August 1. The website project
> has
> had 51 commits since August 1. Since August 1, 241 issues have been
> reported
> on our JIRA site and 137 issues have been resolved or closed. 79 pull
> requests
> have been created since August 1, and 72 pull requests have been closed.
> 
> Date of last release:
> 
> 2016-06-15 (version 0.10.0-incubating)
> 
> When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> 
> 2016-05-07 Glenn Weidner
> 2016-05-07 Faraz Makari Manshadi
> 
> --------------------

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